Low-carbohydrate diet means no bread, right?

Not necessarily. You may limit the intake of bread without eliminating it entirely. A balanced diet should include whole grain bread in moderation.

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What 's the definition of a low-carbohydrate diet?

<20% All foods are made up of carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. Current recommendations for adults are diets composed of 45-65% carb, 10-35% protein, and 20-35% fat. Low carb is usually understood to mean <20% carb but can just mean a restriction in carb content. For the skinny on good nutrition, surf over to: http://www.Cnpp.Usda.Gov/publications/dietaryguidelines/2010/policydoc/policydoc.Pdf. Read more...

Anyone know what is a low carbohydrate diet?

See below. A carbohydrate is a molecule made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen which are chained together. Another term is a saccharide, or more commonly, a sugar. Complex molecule chains of saccharides are called complex carbohydrates or starches. In common usage, a "carb" is used for a food which has a high content of carbohydrates. A "low carb diet" would be a diet low in carbs and high in protein and fat. Read more...
See below. The term "low-carbohydrate diet" is generally applied to diets that restrict carbohydrates to less than 20% of caloric intake, but can also refer to diets that simply restrict or limit carbohydrates to less than recommended proportions (generally less than 45% of total energy coming from carbohydrates) Read more...

Please suggest what foods can you eat on a low carbohydrate diet?

Vegetables. Fruits and vegetables are complex carbohydrates that you can eat especially spinach, brocolli and asparagus loaded with proteins. Read more...

Does a low carbohydrate diet good for health?

One of many. You need to figure out some way to eat properly and exercise for the rest of your life. Lose weight if overweight. There's no magic, just burn off more calories than you take in. Don't artificially limit or increase any of the nutrients-- protein, carbohydrate or fat. Just eat a restricted total amount. Read more...

Need help with a low carbohydrate diet as a vegetarian?

Eat beans. Most vegetarians are really carboterians so eat more plant based protein: beans, nuts/seeds, tofu/tempeh, legumes, avocados, quinoa. Aim for 7-9 servings of veggies/fruits and use only whole grains such as quinoa, brown rice and steel cut oats. You can use plant based protein powders such as pea powder, maca powder and or chia since they are gluten free as well. There are vegan protein bars too. Read more...

Will going on a low-carbohydrate diet help me lose weight faster?

Not necessarily. You need to restrict caloric intake and exercise to burn more calories to lose weight. Low carbohydrate diet is marginally better, but you can gain weight on a low carbohydrate diet if you eat fats and proteins in an amount that more than makes up for the carbohydrate deficit. Read more...

What is healthier between a low GI diet or a low carbohydrate diet?

Similiar . Low glycemic and low carbohydrate diets are similar. Low glycemic diets try to keep people from eating simple carbs and direct them to complex carbohydrates . Simple carbs are readily converted in to sugers and raise blood sugers . Read more...

Why would a high-carbohydrate diet as opposed to a low-carbohydrate diet be beneficial for someone?

Healthy carbs. Your body runs on the breakdown of healthy carbohydrates into glucose. Low carb diet may deprive your body of enough glucose. When this happens, fat is broken down for energy putting the body in a state of acidosis, which is not healthy. Healthy carbs include, fresh fruits, vegetables, legumes, beans, and whole grains. All gain be eaten in moderation. Read more...